./benchmarks/dnsperf, DNS server performance measurement tools

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Branch: pkgsrc-2020Q1, Version: 2.3.2nb1, Package name: dnsperf-2.3.2nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

DNSPerf, ResPerf, and DHCPerf are free tools developed by Nominum that
make it simple to gather accurate latency and throughput metrics for
Domain Name Service (DNS) and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
(DHCP). These tools are easy-to-use and simulate typical Internet so
network operators can benchmark their naming and addressing
infrastructure and plan for upgrades. The latest version of the DNS
test tools (DNSPerf and ResPerf) can be used with new test files that
include IPv6 queries.

DNSPerf "self-paces" the DNS query load to simulate network
conditions. New features in DNSPerf improve the precision of latency
measurements and allow for per packet per-query latency reporting is
possible. DNSPerf is now multithreaded, multiple DNSPerf clients can
be supported in multicore systems (each client requires two
cores). The output of DNSPerf has also been improved so it is more
concise and useful. Latency data can be used to make detailed graphs
so it is simple for network operators to take advantage of the data.

Required to run:
[net/GeoIP] [net/bind914]

Master sites:

SHA1: e533ac288de7e52d7b09b4e2fc059b380b1a9164
RMD160: 3b7ebde9379fcdb268765ff934879c913c90ac5b
Filesize: 392.796 KB

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